William Charles “Bill” Dye was born on May 9th, 1946. He departed this life September 9th, 2021 at his residence.
He was born in Somerset to the late Claude & Allene Harper Dye. He graduated from Pulaski County High in 1965. He also attended Somerset Community College.
He married Patricia Ann Eastham in Somerset on June 2, 1967. She, the mother of his children, preceded him in death on August 27, 2008.
Preceding him in death in addition to his parents & wife was his loving brother, Paul Dye, brother-in-law, Leonard Coner, and Baby Dye.
Surviving is his wife, Midge Dye, who he married in October, 2010. His children, Charles & (Cara) Dye, Patrick & (Dwana) Dye, Billy & (Angela) Dye, Mollie & (Jason) Neal, and David Dye; grandchildren, Katelyn, Anna, Jonathan, Benjamin, James, Jason, Jonathan, Rhea, Sarah, Nicholas, Isabella, and Joshua; a sister, Brenda Coner, a sister-in-law, Janice Dye; a nephew, Jonathan; a niece, Sarah; and a great-niece, Katie. His family was well loved by him.
He was boy scout leader for several years while in Lexington, bible bowl leader, and deacon at Southern Acres in Lexington. He attended Immanuel Baptist Church in Somerset where he had been a member for several years and served in various positions as needed. He could always be found reading his bible or his Sunday School Book. He never missed listening to the broadcast of Immanuel’s service every week, even when he was bedfast. He loved his church family.
A Funeral Service will be held 1:00 PM Thursday, September 16, 2021 at the Chapel of Pulaski Funeral Home with Bro. Ron Shepherd officiating.
Military Honors will be conducted by American Legion Post # 38 Honor Guard.
Live Streaming of the Services will be available on the Pulaski Funeral Home Facebook page.
Burial will be in Union Cemetery.
Visitation will be after 11:00 AM Thursday, September 16, 2021 at Pulaski Funeral Home.
The family requests expressions of sympathy be made in the form of donations to Immanuel Church or Gideon Bibles.
Pulaski Funeral Home is honored to assist the family with arrangements.